Sports Premium

Strategy for Sport Premium Grant Academic Year 2017-18

Background The Government is continuing to provide substantial primary school sport funding in 2018-19. This funding is to be spent by Head Teachers on improving the quality of sport and PE for all their children and to encourage children to develop healthy, active lifestyles. The purpose of the funding is to improve schools’ provision of PE and sport, and schools will have the freedom to choose how they do this. Funding Allocation for 2018 to 2019 Allocations of funding for the academic year 2016 to 2017 are calculated using the number of pupils in years 1 to 6, as recorded in the January 2016 census, as follows:

  • schools with 17 or more pupils receive £16,000 and an additional payment of £10 per pupil
  • Tysoe will receive a total of £17,050 (£16,000 and £1,050)

Impact of Funding 2017-18 The school received a grant of £17,000 in the academic year 2017-18. See the attached table for breakdown of spending and plans for 2018-19  

Budget Action Impact Total Aspire costs £6,000 Use of a qualified coach from Aspire to continue the professional development of two teachers in KS2 PE lessons Significant improvement in confidence, subject knowledge and tracking of children’s progress of KS2 staff. The knowledge and skills of all staff is improving by the sharing of good practice. (included above) Aspire Coach led a weekly running activity in the Spring Term so that all children in KS2 could run a marathon All children in KS2 enjoyed participating and achieved awards at the end of the term to show the distance they had achieved. Brisk walking was encouraged for the unfit and competitive running for the most able. (included above) Aspire Coach led different KS2 play activities at lunchtime one day a week Children more active and encouraged to try a greater variety of the new games on other days. (included above) Aspire coach led an INSET day morning to train all teachers and teaching assistants. Staff more confident in setting out all the gymnastic equipment and also have a wide bank of warm-up games to use. (included above) Aspire Coach taught an after school Gymnastics Club. Significant improvement in agility and skill level of children taking part and the number of pupils taking part has increased. Allocation of time for staff to train pupils and to attend the competition (Supply £200) Year 5 and Year 6 children have participated in interschool Sportshall Athletics. This has improved the strength and stamina of pupils as well as developing the technical skills of running, jumping, and throwing. Pupils have competed with each other in lessons showing determination and tenacity. They then experienced success in the competition. Allocation of time on timetable Introduction of badminton lessons for Year 5 and 6 Opportunity for a new sport to be offered in Year 6 Supply Cover costs for teacher £400 (approx) The PE Subject Leader took a team of Year 5 and 6 children to prepare and then participate in the local area swimming gala competing against 5 schools The school had heat winners in front crawl, butterfly stroke and breast stroke. The Year 5 relay team won their event. Yoga Teacher A new after school yoga club was popular with girls and boys Children were enthusiastic and enjoyed the opportunity to try something new. £5,000 KS2 outdoor playtrail as chosen by the children through the School Council Greater activity levels for all children £1,700 Outdoor playground markings Greater activity at playtime and opportunity to design competitive games £1,300 Resources including footballs, nets and anchors for posts, renew content for playtime boxes Health and Safety requirement £120.00 sponsorship KS2 Football Club run by an independent coach Club attended by girls and boys £500 Improvement of Reception outdoor area Reception children increased the time spent outdoors in a wider range of activities £300 Improvement of the outdoor classroom to remove decking and replace boards All classes enjoyed lessons in the outdoor classroom and a more active learning style
Achievement in Swimming

  • There were 8 pupils in Year 6 in the academic year 2017-18 and 88% (7/8 children) could swim proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres, using a range of strokes
  • Children who had attended Tysoe School throughout (only 50% of the cohort) had been taught to perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations and this is a target in 2018-19, to check out the swimming skills of Year 6 children new to school since Year 2.

Our spending plans for this year 2018-19 include:

  • £6,000 on Aspire qualified coaching to continue the staff professional development to now include Teaching Assistants
  • Coach costs to access interschool sport e.g. Sports Hall Athletics competition
  • Equipment renewal e.g. tennis balls, playtime equipment, gymnastic mats
  • £300 resources for Sports Day
  • Supply costs for PE Subject Leader to allow take-up of coaching and forge better links with Tysoe Tennis Club
  • Playmaker Award for Year 5 and Year 6 to be trained as leaders which will encourage pupils to take on roles that support sport and physical activity within school
  • Maintenance and improvement of KS1 adventure playground
  • Provide additional swimming provision in the summer term, targeted to Year 6 pupils not able to meet the swimming requirements of the National Curriculum
  • During our Keeping Healthy focus week in the spring term, to promote the health and well-being of all pupils
  • Further develop the running award in the Spring Term to promote a competitive element, in addition to the inclusion aspect
  • Financial support to enable all children to have the opportunity to go on the residential trip to a PGL Centre with lots of physical activity like climbing, canoeing etc.
  • Participate in the Easter Project using Springs Dance Company